Breaking: '60 Minutes' Bob Simon Dies in Car Crash

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    NEW YORK -- Bob Simon, the longtime "60 Minutes" correspondent and legendary CBS News foreign reporter died suddenly tonight in a car accident in New York City.

    The award-winning newsman was 73.

    Simon's five-decade career took him through most major overseas conflicts spanning from the late 1960s to the present. He joined CBS News in 1967 as a New York-based reporter and assignment editor, covering campus unrest and inner city riots. Simon also worked in CBS News' Tel Aviv bureau from 1977-81, and worked in Washington D.C. as the network's State Department correspondent.
    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/cbs-news-correspondent-bob-simon-1941-2015/
     
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    Damn.
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    At least he died doing what he loved.
     
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    I've known too many people that went out in a car crash. I still have nightmares about

     
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    Will they dig up Mike Wallace, reanimate his body and put him on the show again?
     
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    Looks like he did a Princess Diana in the back of his town car.
     
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    Prob used the jaws of life to remove roof to make the extraction of the dead news anchor much easier
     
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    Thank god you told us and not Lever
     
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    "Robin..I was just gonna call Bob Simon.."
     
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    So Brian "Douche" Williams is disgraced and Bob Simon, who from all acounts was a totally stand-up reporter, dies?!
    #WTF
     
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